All CHLA Blog Posts

Published on March 25, 2020
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تقول الدكتورة Karen Rogers، الحاصلة على درجة الدكتوراه والمتخصصة في علم النفس الإكلينيكي بمستشفى Children’s Hospital Los Angeles، إن الأطفال يحتاجون إلى تواصل البالغين الذين يعيشون حولهم معهم بكل هدوء ووضوح.
Published on March 25, 2020
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Afirma Karen Rogers, PhD, psicóloga clínica en Children’s Hospital Los Angeles, que los niños necesitan que los adultos que tienen cerca se comuniquen de manera tranquila y clara.
Published on March 25, 2020
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دکتر کارن روگرز (Karen Rogers)، روانشناس بالینی در بیمارستان کودکان لس آنجلس (Children’s Hospital Los Angeles)، عقیده دارد که کودکان نیاز دارند که بزرگسالان در کنارشان باشند و با آرامش و به روشنی با آنها صحبت کنند.
Published on March 25, 2020
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어른들은 아이들에게 차분하고 분명하게 설명해 주어야 한다고 Children's Hospital Los Angeles의 임상 심리학자 Karen Rogers 박사는 말합니다.
Published on March 25, 2020
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Children’s Hospital Los Angeles 的临床心理学医生 Karen Rogers 博士说,儿童需要他们身边的成年人来平静且清楚地进行沟通。
Published on March 18, 2020
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​​​​​​​Some kids just don’t want to do it, or don’t know how to do it right: washing their hands. This page provides some handy resources to motivate kids to use proper hand hygiene.
Published on March 6, 2020
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An unexpected internship placement propelled psychologist Cynthia E. Muñoz to become an advocate for children with this chronic disease.
Published on March 5, 2020
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As a congenital heart surgeon, single mom and impassioned “student of diversity,” Cynthia Herrington, MD, encourages us to be kind to ourselves while also going after the things that make us whole.
Published on March 3, 2020
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by Saranya Veluswamy, MD Sickle cell disease (SCD) is one of the most common genetic blood disorders, affecting over 100,000 Americans and 1 in 365 African-American newborn babies. It is an autosomal recessive condition, where homozygous or compound heterozygous individuals... Read More
Published on February 28, 2020
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Pediatric Surgeon Lorraine Kelley-Quon is tackling the opioid crisis with an eye to improving long-term health outcomes.
Published on February 28, 2020
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Learn the Risks and Warning Signs of Prescription Drug Abuse in Teens by Candace Pearson Studies show that 1 in 8 teens report trying opioids in high school recreationally, and 80 percent of people who use heroin started by misusing prescription opioids. Currently, opioid-... Read More
Published on February 28, 2020
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For Amy Lohmann, working to elevate nurse practitioners is part of the job “My favorite thing about culture at [Children’s Hospital Los Angeles] is that the patient always is the top priority. Everybody here strives to make the experience for our patients the best it can... Read More
Published on February 28, 2020
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They wear lab coats in place of capes, safety goggles instead of masks, and wield pipets - not swords. But they are still our heroes.Feb 11th was International Day of Women and Girls in Science, and March 8th is International Women's Day. Did you know that more than half of... Read More
Published on February 27, 2020
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Pediatrician Tanya Altmann of the CHLA Health Network replaces fiction with fact.
Published on February 25, 2020
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What drives CHLA’s Chief Nursing Officer and Vice President of Patient Care? “I’m a fighter for the underdog,” says Dr. Foster, “because not everyone has a voice.” CHLA's Chief Nursing Officer talks about hope, leadership and the chance to aspire.
Published on February 24, 2020
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Lindsay Andras, MD Children with anxious parents are more than twice as likely to be taking narcotics at their first post-operative visit. Research at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has uncovered a surprising predictor of post-operative opioid use in children: a parent’s... Read More
Published on February 24, 2020
3D Cardiac Printing Enters the Virtual World - Children's Hospital Los Angeles
Virtual reality heart models give surgeons and cardiologists instant insight into a patient’s complex anatomy. Jon Detterich, MD For nearly eight years, Jon Detterich, MD, has been printing advanced 3D heart models to help surgeons and cardiologists at Children’s Hospital... Read More
Published on February 24, 2020
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Cynthia Herrington, MD A novel design from a team led by Cynthia Herrington, MD, gears up for preclinical studies. Children’s Hospital Los Angeles recently received a patent for a novel device that aims to solve a vexing problem: how to provide mechanical support for... Read More
Published on February 21, 2020
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Leigh Ramos-Platt, MD Children’s Hospital Los Angeles has so far treated four SMA patients with gene therapy. The Neuromuscular Disorders Center at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles is at the forefront of new treatment options for spinal muscular atrophy (SMA) and Duchenne... Read More
Published on February 21, 2020
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Geoffrey Von Der Ahe, 18, who has been a patient at Children’s Hospital Los Angeles since birth, says living with a heart defect has made him want to give back to other kids—and study medicine one day

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